The following guides will help you to enable the real time save function on your r4i gold 3ds rts card, and set the hotkeys. In other words, you will be able to save during the game. For your information, the r4i gold 3ds rts card is currently the best flashcart available for all the system consoles, including the latest version 3ds, 3ds xl, 2ds , dsi and ds console. It allows you to play ds backups, music and videos, which expands the features of your Nintendo consoles. r4flashcart.com is where I ordered mine, they work pretty good and ships fast.
Step 1: Step 1. Set Up Your R4i Gold Card
For first time users, follow my previous post to set up your r4i gold card here.
Step 2: Step 2. Access the Real Time Save Menu
Power on your Nintendo 3DS/2DS/DSI/DS console, and go to the game list. highlight the game which you want to play, and click the START button.
Step 3: Step 3. Select Settings
Select settings, and it will take you to system settings, click the " → " button to select patches. Turn on the rts (real time save) function and click OK to confirm.
Step 4: Step 4. Done
Start playing games, and press the LEFT+RIGHTN+A+B+↓ button on your console at the same time whenever you want to quit and save the game. And press the hotkeys again when you come back and want to continue the game.